Elaine Neil Orr, author of Swimming Between Worlds, teaches at North Carolina State University. She’s also author of the novel, A Different Sun, and the memoir, Gods of Noonday: A White Girl’s African Life. She grew up in Nigeria.
Erik A. Otto, author of Detonation, writes to expose the impact of cultural and technological themes on society in a number of futuristic and other-worldly settings. He is managing director of Ethagi, Inc., an organization dedicated to promoting the safe and ethical use of artificial intelligence.